Date Sunday 28 of August to Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Place Târgu-Mureş, Romania
Orchestra Filharmonic Târgu-Mureş
Director Konrad von Abel

(Day of arrival August 27 – the class ends on September 6 at 6 p.m.)

The course is based on Sergiu Celibidaches’ “Phenomenology of Music”.
Konrad von Abel was the artistic assistant of Celibidache at the Munich Philharmonic.
The course is for students and conductors who are seeking a gateway to
the intrinsic laws of music. The class will be held mainly in English.

Get an impression of the Master Class 2015 in Târgu-Mureş, Romania | © Erdélyi Magyar Televízió


STAGE I (August 28 – August 31)

Participation in the rehearsals of Konrad von Abel with orchestra in the morning,
followed by lessons in the afternoon and evening.
Working on aspects of “Musical Phenomenology” & conducting
a quintet covering the course repertoire.

CONCERT September 1, 2016

STAGE II ( September 2/3/4/5/6)

Work with the Filharmonic Târgu-Mureş.
Individual time periods for every student concerning to his capacities.

REPERTOIRE of the class

J. HAYDN Symphony no. 45 in f sharp minor
W.A. MOZART Symphony no. 29 in A major
W.A. MOZART Symphony no. 40 in g minor
L. v. BEETHOVEN Symphony no. 1 in C major
R. SCHUMANN Symphony no. 3 in E flat major “Rhenish”
J. BRAHMS Symphony no. 2 in D major
C. M. WEBER Overture to “Der Freischütz”
P. TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony no. 5 in e minor
M. RAVEL Ma Mère l’Oye

PROGRAM of the concert

L. v. BEETHOVEN Overture to “Egmont”
F . SCHUBERT Symphony no. 8 in b minor
C. FRANCK Symphony in d minor


Active Participants:
Maximal fee for active participants /optimum time in front of the orchestra:
1100 € / students 850 €
(550 € / students 420 € for participants from Romania)

Audition member:
250 € / students 170€
(120 € / students 80 € for participants from Romania)


Accommodation in a local hotel/double room is about 15 Euro per night and person.
We assist in finding hotels in Târgu-Mureş. Food is going very cheap.

JOURNEY from abroad

To Cluj-Napoca via aircraft and onwards with train to Târgu-Mureş (3h)
or by bus (2h30). There are also direct flights from different European
airports to Târgu-Mures operated by Wizzair.

More information and inscription

Musikproduktion Jürgen Höflich
Enhuberstrasse 6-8
D-80333 München
ph +49 (0)89 52 20 81
fax +49 (0)89 52 54 11